Huawei Honor 9 Lite Review: Quad Camera Wonder

Huawei Honor 9 Lite is another super smartphone to drop off the Huawei platform. Huawei Honor 9 Lite makes it out with a quad camera setup and a premium full view display. This mid-range smartphone also arrives at a good price tag. Announced in December 2017 and also released in the same month, the smartphone packs incredible specifications to get you going. So smartphone lovers, let’s get started.

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Starting out with its design, it’s only a matter of stating the obvious that Huawei doesn’t joke in anyway whatsoever with smartphone designs in which case Huawei Honor 9 Lite is also a testimony. Furnished all round with metallic body material, the smartphone presents an endearing look. It’s rear finely crafted to give a smooth and shining appearance bears the dual camera and LED flash at the top right corner with the fingerprint sensor not too far away and the honor logo owning the bottom location. The front of the smartphone with the help of the full view display and 2.5D Curved glass has a very classic look. The top bezel occupies the front dual camera, earpiece and the ambient light sensor while the bottom bezel contains only the ‘honor’ logo. Dedicated keys present on the smartphone are located at the right side. Colours wherein this smartphone makes it into the smartphone market are Blue, Black, Grey and White. Huawei Honor 9 Lite weighs 149g and presents a thickness of 7.6mm.

Impressive is the 5.65 inches FHD+ IPS LCD display Huawei Honor 9 Lite presents. It’s resolution therefore is 1080 x 2160 pixels with a pixel density of 427 PPI. The smartphone’s protective covering is Corning Gorilla Glass of an unspecified version.

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Huawei HiSilicon Kirin 659 SoC is the chipset moderating the smartphone’s functions. Octa-core ARM Cortex-A53 that clocks at 2.36GHz is the CPU on it. It is actually a 64-bit CPU and one that utilizes the 14nm process technology. The GPU on this smart device is the ARM Mali-T830 MP2. The freshest Android OS – Android Oreo is the principal operating system here, and it makes its way with the Huawei Emotion UI. As a result of its RAM, there are two variants – 3GB and 4GB. The ROM also has two variants – 32GB and 64GB. The storage can expand to a massive 256GB using a microSD card.

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The front camera lines up with a dual cam setup of 13MP and 2MP sensors while the rear dual camera setup has 13MP Plus 2MP for bokeh effect. A LED flash situated on its side is present for adding light effects.

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A non-removable Li-Poly 2,900 mAh battery is the duration marshal of Huawei Honor 9 Lite. Quick Charge technology available on it makes it charge very fast.

Huawei Honor 9 Lite Full Technical Specifications 


Device TypeSmartphone
ModelHuawei Honor 9 Lite
AnnouncedDecember 2017


2G NetworkGSM : 900 / 1800 / 1900
3G NetworkUMTS :  850 / 1900 / 2100 MHz
4G NetworkLTE : 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 / 2100 / 2600 MHz
LTE : 1700 / 2100 MHz
SIM TypeNano + Nano / MicroSD
SIM CountDual SIM
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2GGPRS Up to 32 to 48 kbps; EDGE – up to 236.8 kbps
3GUp to 21 Mbps (HSDPA), 5.76 Mbps;(HSUPA)
4GUp to 300 Mbps
SpeedHSPA 21 Mbps
Web BrowserYes, HTML5


Dimensions151*71.9*7.6 mm
Weight149 g
Body MaterialMetal
ColoursBlack, Blue, Grey, White


Display TypeIPS LCD Capacitive touchscreen
Resolution1080*2160 pixels
Colors16M colors
Pixel Density427 PPI
Touch ScreenYes
FeaturesCapacitive touch, multi-touch input, 2.5D Curved Glass, Corning Gorilla Glass
Secondary DisplayNo


Primary13 + 2 MP
FeaturesHDR, autofocus, Geo-tagging, ISO, panorama
FlashYes, Single-LED flash
Secondary13 +2 MP


Operating SystemAndroid 8.0 Oreo OS
User InterfaceYes, Emotion UI
Java SupportNo


ChipsetHuawei HiSilicon Kirin 659
CPUOcta-core 2.36GHz ARM Cortex-A53
GPUARM Mali-T830 MP2
RAM (Memory)3GB / 4GB
Internal Storage32GB / 64GB
Card SlotExpandable to 128GB
SensorsFingerprint sensor, accelerometer, proximity, ambient light sensor
ControlsLock Button, and Volume Key


BluetoothYes, Bluetooth v4.2 A2DP (Advance Audio Distribution Profile), LE Profile
Wi-FiYes, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, Wi-Fi Direct
Wi-fi HotspotYes
USB TypeMicroUSB v2.0
GPSYes, with A-GPS
Wireless Chargingn/a
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Battery TypeLi-Poly Battery
Capacity2,900 mAh Battery
StandbyUp to 260 hours
Talk TimeUp to 12 hours
Music PlayUp to 24 hours


SMSYes (threaded view)
EmailYes, IMAP4, POP3, SMTP


Audio PlaybackYes, MP3, AAC, AAC+, eAAC+, WMA, MIDI, WAV, AC3, FLAC
Video PlaybackYes, 3GP, Mp4, MPEG4, H.263, H.264 player
Video Outn/a
FM RadioYes, Stereo FM radio with RDS
Alert TypesVibration, Ringtones
Ring TonesMP3, WAV
Handsfree Yes, 3.5 mm audio jack

Other Features

– MP3/WAV/eAAC+/FlAC player
– DivX/Xvid/MP4/H.265 player
– Photo/video editor
– Document viewer

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Huawei Honor 9 Lite has a starting price of $250.

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